It was a very good year frank sinatra. 147: Frank Sinatra, 'It Was a Very Good Year'

It Was A Very Good Year: Sinatra Song of the Century #1 :: SteynOnline

it was a very good year frank sinatra

In the Shane version, it is, like many folkie songs of the era, a song about singing a song. From the brim to the dregs, it poured sweet and clear, it was a very good year. Every one of us thinks about that in September. Sinatra often hosted a few cronies at his recording sessions, but allowing in cameras was a rarity. I was incredibly bored and desperate to find anything of interest and I was thinking about the song.

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♥ Frank Sinatra

it was a very good year frank sinatra

. He could bend words around the beat, knew which to really hit or let go. But it's not meant to be that specific. Most celebrities don't mark 50th birthdays. He turns to the page, checking the score.

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FRANK SINATRA

it was a very good year frank sinatra

I also liked the Dylan and Springsteen tributes to him at some Sinatra celebration and I usually hate those celebratory concerts for living people. Thirty years later, in the mid-Seventies, just after his wife Ada died, Drake got a call. He sings it not as two quavers and a crotchet, as Sinatra does and as the stresses would fall in spoken English, but as an evened-out triplet, as if he's declaiming some Elizabethan ballad. Indeed, the very notion of a standard - a song that transcends mere Hit Parade ranking and can be re-investigated in different styles over and over across the decades - is one of Sinatra's great contributions to American popular music. Jenkins and Sinatra would next work together on the 1980 album. They married and lived happily ever after.

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♥ Frank Sinatra

it was a very good year frank sinatra

By then, their drivers' licenses are shaving three or four years off, and their lifestyles are frozen around the age of 27. He masterfully and shrewdly commanded that this recording not surpass 5 minutes to guarantee its radio exposure, though the story within the lyric compels it to play out longer. It was a very good year for blue-blooded girls of independent means. But not just because Frank's nailed more chicks. His voice was the incredible musical instrument standing above all the others in the orchestra and he played it to perfection.

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MLDb, The Music Lyrics Database

it was a very good year frank sinatra

No part of this website or any of its contents may be reproduced, copied, modified or adapted, without the prior written consent of Mark Steyn Enterprises. It was re-released and remastered on May 26, 1998, as part of the Entertainer of the Century series done together by Reprise and. These strings provide a delicate interplay with the vocals, allowing the listener to easily hear and take in the lyrics. Robert Charlebois recorded a French version, and Ray Charles recorded the song as a duet with Willie Nelson. Nonetheless, it wouldn't be half the album it is had not Frank chanced to be driving home through the California desert to his home in Rancho Mirage. It has three chords and three verses.

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Frank Sinatra «It Was A Very Good Year» — Минусовка

it was a very good year frank sinatra

I never had a very high opinion of Sinatra as a person. This is like poetry set to music. Personally, I wish I knew more single girls who rode in the back of limousines driven by their chafeurs. It was a very good year for city girls who lived up the stairs, With all that perfumed hair and it came undone when I was twenty one Then I was thirty five it was a very good year. In 1961, Ervin Drake was 42, and it was not a very good year. My name was 'Brian McGee' I stayed up listening to Queen When I was seventeen.

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FRANK SINATRA

it was a very good year frank sinatra

We feel the goosebumps of the Beatles on Sullivan when we think of 1964, yet we also feel them when we listen to the Sinatra response and understand from where it comes. Per certe composizioni musicali c'è una traduzione coretta. But to listen to him sing is often a wondrous experience, his emotional connections become ours. The dropping off at the apartment. I got very nervous when I saw that the song was written by one Ervin Drake, but a quick check showed that his parents were Max Druckman and Pearl Cohen, so I calmed down. In 2001, Robbie Williams recorded it as a duet with the late Sinatra's original vocal track on his album Swing While You're Winning.

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